Auditions 2018-19

Audition for contemporary dance piece by visiting choreographer 26.11.2018

Visiting choreographer Sonja Packalén from Kajaani Dance will prepaire a contemporary piece for Helsinki Dance Institute’s 50 years celebration performances 6.4.–7.4. and 12.14.–su 14.4.2019.

Audition for the performing group is organized Mon 26.11. at 5–6.15 p.m. in Leipätehdas studio LEI1. (Ask doorcode from office.) 14–21 years old students with intermediates 3-advanced studies from contemporary, jazz, show or ballet can participate. No registration is needed for the sample class. Studio LEI1 is open for warming up 45 min before sample class.

10–15 students will be choosen for the group. Classes are organized 2019 Fri–Sat–Sun 25.–27.1., 8.–10.2., 15.–17.3. and 29.–31.3. (Possible also 22.–24.3.)

Students who are already working with the Lumikki-performance can’t aply for the Packalén group because of the overlapping time schedules.

Performance sample for 9-11 years old showdance group on 12.8.2018

Audition is organized at Kamppi studio KAMP1 on Sunday 12.8. klo 14.45–15.45.
2007–2009 born students (9–11 years) with at least one year dance studies can participate.

No registration is needed for the sample class. All students should arrive in Kamppi studios at 14.30.  (Ask the door code for Kamppi studios from student office!)

Classes are organized 2018-19:
Tuesday at 17.30–18.45, Käpylä studio
Friday at 17.00–18.15, Malmi studio
Besides these classes, alla group members must attend at least one other class from tanssiopisto schedule.

Fee: 110 €/ 4 weeks
Fee includes Tue and Fri classes/week + one one other class from tanssiopisto schedule. Fee dosn’t include costs for camps, competitions or competition outfits.

Performance sample for Velocés intensive group on 12.8.2018

Audition is organized on Sunday 12.8. at 16.00–16.45 in Kamppi studio KAMP1.
2003 and before that born students (15–19 years) with at least 2 years dance studies can participate.

Studio KAMP2 is open for warming up 30 min before sample class. No registration is needed for the sample class. (Ask the door code for Kamppi studios from student office!)

Classes are organized 2018-19:
Tuesday at 19.00–21.00 Käpylä studio
Thursday at 19.00–21.00, Käpylä studio
Besides these classes, alla group members must attend at least one other class from tanssiopisto schedule.

Fee: 125 €/ 4 weeks.
Fee includes Tue and Thu classes + one one other class from tanssiopisto schedule. Fee dosn’t include costs for camps, competitions or competition outfits. Prizes for other classes here.

Performance sample for showdance group Sentire 12.8.2018

Audition is organized on Sunday 12.8. at 17.00–17.45 in Kamppi studio KAMP1.
2003 and before that born students (15–19 years) with at least 5 years dance studies can participate.

Studio KAMP2 is open for warming up 30 min before sample class. No registration is needed for the sample class. (Ask the door code for Kamppi studios from student office!)

7 students will be choosen for the group. Group classes will be once/week, class day and time will be decided together later.

Fee: 125 €/fall, 80 €/spring.
Fee dosn’t include costs for camps, competitions or competition outfits.
Besides these classes, all group members must attend at least two other class from tanssiopisto schedule. Prizes for classes here.

Special training groups 2018–19

There won’t be a new special training group in 2018–19.  You can still apply for the current groups.

2018–2019 special training groups are:
8–10 years old “Salamat”: group has studied 1 year, classes 3 days/ week.
11–13 years old “Kiteet”: group has studied 4 years, classes 5 days/ week.
14–18 years old “Ylin luokka”: group has studied 7 years or more, classes 6 days/ week.

More information about applying: Marjut Jaatinen, marjut.jaatinen@helsingintanssiopisto.fi